Job details


College of Business, Law and Social Sciences

Responsible to

Head of Discipline


Kedleston Road, Derby Campus


£33,309 to £50,296 per annum

Closing date

Wednesday 2 February 2022

Contract type

Fixed term contract 12 months

Post type




About the role

We are looking for a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Marketing to develop, leading and teach a range of modules in Marketing on a 12 month maternity cover contract. Experience of working in or teaching branding, marketing communications, strategy and marketing research would be advantageous. Other responsibilities will include research supervision and working on development and delivery of commercial programmes and/or short courses. A flexible approach to teaching on other marketing modules across UG, PG and professional programmes is required.

If successful, you would be expected to:

You will work as part of a diverse and committed team and be expected to engage positively with the development of the curriculum as well as having module leadership and other relevant responsibilities. You will be expected to have successful teaching experience within Higher Education and be able to demonstrate how your pedagogic practice engages student learning, delivers a positive student experience and addresses future expectations of students within the workplace. You should be able to provide evidence of your knowledge and expertise in your subject area from a range of perspectives and how this integrates with and informs the business context and climate.

As this is a maternity cover post, the focus of your role will be largely on teaching, learning, assessment and student support.

Principal accountabilities

Learning / Teaching

Research / Scholarship


Person specification

Essential Criteria



Learning / Teaching
Research / Scholarship

Skills, knowledge & abilities

Business requirements


As well as competitive pay scales, we offer generous holiday entitlement. We also offer opportunities for further salary progression based on performance, and the opportunity to join a contributory pension scheme.

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How to apply

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Please note all applications must be submitted online by Midnight GMT on the closing date of the vacancy.

Important information


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